Period
to 13 April 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 492 564 614
Rank change year-on-year +72 +50 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 398 464 593
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 376 398 531
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,409 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £51,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.50% -1.90% +5.00%
75th Percentile £95,000 £65,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £122,500 £82,375 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 77,346 108,572 142,944
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.13% 95.37% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 60,849 88,179 115,251
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,750 £37,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 13 April 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 344 £65,000 +23.81% 65
London +187 235 £72,500 +7.41% 19
UK excluding London -40 147 £50,000 +5.26% 50
Work from Home -99 66 £60,000 +9.09% 17
South East +27 41 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Scotland +13 39 £45,000 -2.17% 1
North of England -11 37 £50,000 - 17
North West -2 20 £50,000 - 9
Yorkshire -12 16 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Midlands +22 14 £52,500 +20.00% 11
East of England +45 10 £60,000 +41.18% 3
East Midlands +12 8 £52,500 +31.25% 8
West Midlands +16 6 £57,500 +17.95% 3
South West +9 5 £42,500 +15.41% 5
North East +15 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Northern Ireland +3 1 £45,000 - 1

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 398 (100.00%) .NET
2 397 (99.75%) Software Engineering
3 289 (72.61%) .NET Core
4 287 (72.11%) C#
5 259 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
6 252 (63.32%) JavaScript
7 182 (45.73%) Microservices
8 170 (42.71%) Finance
9 169 (42.46%) React
10 143 (35.93%) AngularJS
11 134 (33.67%) ASP.NET
12 130 (32.66%) AWS
13 128 (32.16%) .NET Framework
14 127 (31.91%) Fintech
15 126 (31.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 122 (30.65%) Azure
17 119 (29.90%) Docker
18 107 (26.88%) Front Office
19 102 (25.63%) SQL Server
20 98 (24.62%) Vue.js
21 92 (23.12%) Scrum
22 90 (22.61%) Greenfield Project
23 84 (21.11%) MVC
24 81 (20.35%) Microsoft
24 81 (20.35%) Web Services
25 80 (20.10%) SQL
25 80 (20.10%) Kafka
26 79 (19.85%) ASP.NET Core
27 74 (18.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 74 (18.59%) Migration

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (9.05%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.75%) Alfresco
4 3 (0.75%) Appian
5 1 (0.25%) nginx
5 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 130 (32.66%) AWS
2 122 (30.65%) Azure
3 10 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (2.51%) SaaS
4 7 (1.76%) PaaS
5 6 (1.51%) Power Platform
6 5 (1.26%) Serverless
7 4 (1.01%) IaaS
8 3 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.75%) GitHub
9 2 (0.50%) SonarCloud
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Fargate
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.51%) HTTP
2 5 (1.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (25.63%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.52%) NoSQL
3 17 (4.27%) MongoDB
3 17 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.76%) Cosmos DB
5 7 (1.76%) Redis
6 6 (1.51%) Aerospike
6 6 (1.51%) Power BI
7 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.01%) Couchbase
8 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.50%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (10.30%) GitLab
2 26 (6.53%) Git (software)
3 22 (5.53%) JIRA
4 11 (2.76%) NUnit
4 11 (2.76%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.51%) Moq
6 8 (2.01%) Selenium
7 7 (1.76%) SpecFlow
8 6 (1.51%) git-flow
8 6 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.51%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.50%) Gatling
9 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.25%) MSTest
10 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.25%) WiX
General
1 170 (42.71%) Finance
2 107 (26.88%) Front Office
3 18 (4.52%) Games
4 13 (3.27%) Law
5 12 (3.02%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.51%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.26%) Automotive
8 4 (1.01%) Legal
8 4 (1.01%) Retail
9 3 (0.75%) Back Office
10 2 (0.50%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (100.00%) .NET
2 289 (72.61%) .NET Core
3 169 (42.46%) React
4 143 (35.93%) AngularJS
5 134 (33.67%) ASP.NET
6 128 (32.16%) .NET Framework
7 126 (31.66%) ASP.NET Web API
8 98 (24.62%) Vue.js
9 81 (20.35%) Web Services
10 80 (20.10%) Kafka
11 79 (19.85%) ASP.NET Core
12 65 (16.33%) HTML
13 61 (15.33%) CSS
14 41 (10.30%) Svelte
15 39 (9.80%) REST
16 31 (7.79%) jQuery
17 27 (6.78%) Entity Framework
17 27 (6.78%) LINQ
18 24 (6.03%) HTML5
19 22 (5.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (22.61%) Greenfield Project
2 74 (18.59%) Derivative
2 74 (18.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 72 (18.09%) Hedge funds
4 71 (17.84%) Equities
4 71 (17.84%) Fixed Income
5 28 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.27%) User Experience
7 10 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.76%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.26%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.01%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.50%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.50%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.50%) FMCG
12 1 (0.25%) NHS
12 1 (0.25%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.27%) Windows
2 14 (3.52%) Linux
3 3 (0.75%) Android
3 3 (0.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (99.75%) Software Engineering
2 259 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (45.73%) Microservices
4 127 (31.91%) Fintech
5 92 (23.12%) Scrum
6 84 (21.11%) MVC
7 74 (18.59%) Migration
7 74 (18.59%) TDD
8 73 (18.34%) Asset Management
9 71 (17.84%) Investment Management
10 59 (14.82%) DevOps
11 47 (11.81%) SOLID
12 41 (10.30%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 34 (8.54%) Mentoring
14 31 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (7.04%) Computer Science
15 28 (7.04%) Test Automation
16 25 (6.28%) Unit Testing
17 23 (5.78%) Continuous Improvement
18 21 (5.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 287 (72.11%) C#
2 252 (63.32%) JavaScript
3 80 (20.10%) SQL
4 51 (12.81%) Python
5 44 (11.06%) Go
6 19 (4.77%) C++
7 18 (4.52%) TypeScript
8 16 (4.02%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.76%) Java
9 11 (2.76%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.01%) VB
11 4 (1.01%) VB6
12 3 (0.75%) PHP
12 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.25%) ES6
14 1 (0.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 39 (9.80%) Degree
2 17 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.25%) GDPR
1 1 (0.25%) QA
1 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 119 (29.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (9.80%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.51%) Istio
3 5 (1.26%) Kibana
4 1 (0.25%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 81 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.26%) Xceptor
3 6 (1.51%) Google
4 5 (1.26%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.01%) Oracle
6 3 (0.75%) Pega
7 2 (0.50%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.25%) Apple
8 1 (0.25%) Databricks
8 1 (0.25%) FNZ
8 1 (0.25%) HP
8 1 (0.25%) Twitter